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ANALYSIS: Factors that contributed to Atiku's loss in 2023 presidential election

Nigeria, April 1 -- For the third time in his chequered political career, failed to win the presidential election as a candidate. He came a distant third in his first attempt in 2007 when he vied on t... Read More


Ex-Big Brother Naija housemates Saga, Nini are engaged

Nigeria, April 1 -- Ex-BBNaija housemates Adeoluwa Saga and Anita Singh (Nini) are engaged. The BBNaija season 6 housemates who met on the reality show in the 'Shine Ya Eye' edition in 2021 took fans... Read More


Police arrest traditional ruler over social media post against Nigerian governor

Nigeria, March 31 -- The police in Imo State, south-east Nigeria, have arrested a traditional ruler in the state for allegedly sharing a social media post reportedly against Governor Hope Uzodinma. T... Read More


Appeal Court convicts Chinese citizens for attempting to bribe EFCC official with N50m cash

Nigeria, March 31 -- The Court of Appeal in Sokoto, Sokoto State, has convicted two Chinese nationals of money laundering involving an attempt to bribe an investigative officer with N50 million cash. ... Read More


U-17 AFCON: Golden Eaglets get cash-for-goal offer from Eagles' captain

Nigeria, March 31 -- While qualifying for the World Cup and winning another African title will be the key objectives for the Golden Eaglets at next month's U-17 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Alg... Read More


ANALYSIS: Intrigues, violence, protests as Governor Abiodun wins reelection in Ogun

Nigeria, March 31 -- The March 18 governorship election in Ogun State was marked by intrigues and left many unanswered questions in its wake. The returning officer of the Independent National Elector... Read More


EXPLAINER: What Donald Trump indictment means for his reelection bid

Nigeria, March 31 -- A Manhattan grand jury has voted to indict former President Donald Trump. The specific state charges, reports The New York Times, "remain a mystery" but will be related to the Man... Read More


U..S. Grand Jury votes to indict Donald Trump over payment to porn star

Nigeria, March 31 -- A Manhattan grand jury voted to indict former President Donald Trump on March 30, 2023, for his alleged role in paying porn star Stormy Daniels hush money. Trump lawyer Joe Tacop... Read More


"Little Englanders" and the rest of us, By Tunde Akanni

Nigeria, March 31 -- Agba o ni tan l'orile, by the special grace of Allah. But for the timely intervention of Nigeria's ageless gift to the world, Professor Wole Soyinka, Oxford and Cambridge universi... Read More


ICPC arraigns prison official for job racketeering

Nigeria, March 31 -- The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned a prison official for job racketeering. A statement by the anti-corruption agency sai... Read More